Plak Smacker releases the Penguin Suction Cup toothbrush. This great infant brush is excellent for ages 2 to 4 and features a fun suction-cup base and a cute penguin character serving as the handle. Dupont Tynex® Nylon bristles are soft enough to provide children comfortable brushing and a thorough cleansing as well. For more information or to request a sample of this product, call (800) 558-6684 or visit www.plaksmacker.com
Pediatric products by SmartPractice® educate patients. SmartPractice offers a new line of patient communications and giveaway products designed to reach the pediatric market. Educate and inform parents of young patients and engage children in the oral care process to start them on a lifetime of good oral health. The line includes recall and appointment cards, brochures, magnets, slide guides, tooth fairy-themed giveaways, Sippy Cups, apparel, and more. All items include free personalization. To receive a free SmartPractice® Patient Communications catalog, call (800) 522-0800 or order online at smartpractice.com
PerioPal® Software launches free download program for periodontal exams. Having seen a tremendous momentum with its “Pay-Per-Use” licensing policy, PerioPal has developed a free download version to acquaint clinicians with its powerful voice-driven periodontal charting software. Complete with 25 exams, comprehensive training materials, and a link to PerioPal-compatible headsets, users have everything they need to test and evaluate the software. To learn more, visit www.periopal.com. For your free download, go to www.periopal.com/pages/download.htm.
Sunstar Butler’s Paste-Free Prophy polishes without paste! It provides true splatter-free performance during cleaning, with proven low abrasivity. There is no unpleasant grit for the patient or splatter for the dental professional, which makes it more comfortable for both patient and clinician. Hygienists enjoy significant benefits, including complete dentition visualization. It is ideal for a variety of clinical situations, including most general cleanings and cleanings prior to orthodontic appliance application or cosmetic procedures, because there is no fluoride to interfere with bonding. Visit www.sunstaramericas.com.
HYDRO FLOSS® — the new generation of oral irrigators by Oral Care Technologies, Inc. The HYDRO FLOSS utilizes the principles of magneto-hydrodynamics, which has been clinically proven to be almost twice as effective as a nonmagnetic irrigator. It is able to reach where brushing and flossing alone cannot. It is available individually or in cases of eight for convenient distribution to your patients within the dental office. Call (800) 635-3594 or visit www.oralcaretech.com.
Dental Health CoQ10 Complex from Oxyfresh supports total body health. It is formulated with the richest concentrations of nature’s most powerful antioxidant sources and herbal extracts to protect against periodontal disease and support heart health, while delivering nutritional support to other vital systems in the body. These chewable supplements have a refreshing citrus flavor and are formulated with the potent antioxidant Coenzyme Q10, clinically proven to protect against cardiovascular disease. Call (800) 333-7374 or visit www.oxyfresh.com.